The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control manages the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program, a a nutrition program that provides health education, healthy foods, breastfeeding support, and other services free of charge to South Carolina families who qualify.

Recent Submissions

  • Your baby is always listening. Are you talking? 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-04)
    Little brains need lots of loving words to grow and thrive. Just like a baby needs good food to grow a healthy body, they also need good words to grow a healthy brain. All you have to do is talk, interact, and engage ...
  • baby's 1st 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-03)
    This brochure, printed in English and Spanish, explains how you can keep your baby's mouth healthy by wiping your baby's gums, cleaning your baby's teeth, never putting your baby to sleep with a bottle or sippy cup, not ...
  • Cooking dried beans and peas 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-03)
    This sheet tells how to prepare dried beans and peas for cooking as well as giving recipes for salsa-style beans, easy bean dip, lentil soup and herbed hoppin' john.
  • magia a la hora de comer 3-4 años de edad 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, helps you develop proper food habits in your children.
  • Magia a la Hora de Comer con su bebé de 1-2 años de edad 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, helps you develop proper food habits in your children.
  • Food product specifications 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01)
    This gives the approved food list food specifications for WIC for 2018-2019.
  • WIC foods for pregnant women 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    This paper, printed in English and Spanish, shows what recipients receive (in the form of grains, fruits & vegetables, dairy and protein) from South Carolina WIC when they are pregnant.
  • WIC foods for non-breastfeeding mom and baby 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    This paper, printed in English and Spanish, shows what recipients receive (in the form of grains, fruits & vegetables, dairy and protein) from South Carolina WIC for their babies.
  • WIC foods for children 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    This paper, printed in English and Spanish, shows what recipients receive (in the form of grains, fruits & vegetables, dairy and protein) from South Carolina WIC for their children.
  • WIC foods for breastfeeding mom and baby 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    This paper, printed in English and Spanish, shows what recipients receive (in the form of grains, fruits & vegetables, dairy and protein) from South Carolina WIC when breastfeeding their babies.
  • WIC foods for partially breastfeeding mom and baby 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    This paper, printed in English and Spanish, shows what recipients receive (in the form of grains, fruits & vegetables, dairy and protein) from South Carolina WIC when partially breastfeeding their babies.
  • Rethink Your Child’s Drink 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    Healthy eating includes all foods and beverages. Many beverages contain added sugar and have no nutritional value. Before you serve your child a beverage, stop and think if it’s healthy, is it the right portion size, and ...
  • Returning to Work or School 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    With time, patience and planning, breastfeeding can continue to be a positive experience for mom and baby when mom returns to work or school. This sheet, printed in English and Spanish, gives tips on breastfeeding when ...
  • Weight Gain and Pregnancy 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    Many factors are used to determine the right amount of weight to gain during pregnancy. Discuss with your doctor and keep a record of weight gained each time you visit the doctor. Everything you eat and drink matters. Make ...
  • Depression During or After Pregnancy 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-09)
    This paper describes depression symptoms that can begin during pregnancy or anytime in the first year after giving birth. It also lists things that can help as well as telephone numbers for support agencies.
  • Is your baby getting enough milk? 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    Every mother wonders how to tell if her baby is getting enough milk. You and your body gave your baby what it needed to grow in your tummy. Now you and your body can give him what he needs to grow healthy and strong his ...
  • Infant Nutrition 6-12 Months 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    Babies’ growth, development and nutrition needs vary in each stage of infancy. At six months of age, most babies are ready to begin eating solid foods of soft consistency. This brochure discusses signs your baby is ready ...
  • Child’s Portion Size 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    This sheet written in English and Spanish compares pictures of everyday items to their equivalent in ounces and cups. Four dice equals 1 oz., a half large boiled egg equals 1/8 cup, a golf ball equals 1/4 cup, a computer ...
  • La diabetes gestacional : Diabetes durante el embarazo 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, describes gestational diabetes, how to know if you are at risk and what you can do to prevent it.
  • Aspectos básicos del bebé Del nacimiento a los 6 meses 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2017-07)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, tells what to expect when caring for a newborn baby. Topics such as sleep, feeding, growth, crying and playtime are discussed.

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